Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Data Governance Consultant was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 865 872 839
Rank change year-on-year +7 -33 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Governance Consultant 9 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.009% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 22
UK median daily rate £600 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £505 £435 £466
90th Percentile £645 £775 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £420 £485
% change year-on-year +36.90% -13.40% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,323 95,445 91,156
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.66% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,380 63,383 59,511
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,893 2,828 3,218
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Data Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Governance Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Governance Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Governance Consultant in the UK

Data Governance Consultant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 9 £600 -4.00% 1
UK excluding London -15 6 £575 +36.90%
South East +9 4 £500 +19.05%
London +18 3 £600 -7.69% 1
East Midlands +6 2 £650 -
Midlands 0 2 £650 -

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Data Governance Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Data Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Data Governance
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) GDPR
4 3 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (33.33%) SAP MDG
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) SAP MM
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 3 (33.33%) LSMW
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Law
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (22.22%) Information Governance

Data Governance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP MDG
1 3 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 3 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LSMW
2 2 (22.22%) Hudson
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (22.22%) IASME
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP